Why I Write Humor

When I write about funny things happening it helps me deal with the frustrations of life. It seems that the older I get the less I understand about this world. Oh sure, I could jump on the old geezer bus and be stubborn about my beliefs. Thing is, I honestly don't know what I believe … Continue reading Why I Write Humor

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3 Hacks to Combat Writer’s Block

First, let me be clear. Writer's Block is a part of writing and being human. Don't expect to conquer it. The harder you try the stronger you make it. Instead, learn how to deal with it. Find a few tactics used by other writers, then adjust them to fit your way of writing. As I … Continue reading 3 Hacks to Combat Writer’s Block

Humorous Book #2 Now Live

Grin and Bare It After countless edits and cover design tweaks I took a deep breath and published this yesterday. Like my other humorous book Life in a Two Story Outhouse it is a collection of essays inspired by real life. Those who know me know that I love adding humor to conversations with friends. … Continue reading Humorous Book #2 Now Live

That Scary Word – Passion (part two)

That Scary word Passion - Part 2 In my first post about finding one's passion I examined the difficulty that I was having when defining my passion. The original post was on the forum for the Humor Writing class that I was taking which was lead by Dave Fox. Dave is a professional travel and … Continue reading That Scary Word – Passion (part two)

Question Your Grammar Checker

It's been over a month since my last post. My bad. In my defense, I've been kind of busy revamping three books for re-release all while resisting the voice of my inner critic telling me to keep changing things. Do you feel my pain? Anyway, today's post is about those wonderful and sometimes tyrants we … Continue reading Question Your Grammar Checker

The Long Road Back

The end of another year. Time to look back and the last twelve months. Time to count blessings, review lessons learned, and design the new year.It has been six months since my last post. In all honesty, my absence was much more than being busy with outdoor projects. Those projects were a story I told … Continue reading The Long Road Back

Recreating My Writing

My apologies for the dwindling posts lately. It seems that I have reached a fork in my writing journey requiring me to step back and reevaluate things. I’ll try to explain. It has been almost two years since I uploaded my first humorous eBook to Amazon. It was a book about the crazy world of … Continue reading Recreating My Writing

Self Discovery – #MyWriteDNA – Lesson 1

I just started a new course of self-discovery #MyWriteDNA, hosted by @RachelGiesel. It is called the Writer's DNA course, and its focus is helping writers dig way down into themselves to better understand who they are. Actually, the more I think about it, this course would benefit non-writers as well. Even though I am only … Continue reading Self Discovery – #MyWriteDNA – Lesson 1